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Domestic knitwear is alive and thriving in Winona, Minnesota. Bernie Brenner has a thing about collars. “Just look at that collar!” I heard St. Croix’s president/CEO exclaim with pride a good half dozen times in the course of my visit to the immaculate 40,000-plus sq. ft. factory. “With most knit polos, the collar rolls up […]
The Winona, Minnesota-based St. Croix knitwear company hosted a picnic dinner with retailers at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bernhard Brenner last week. The images below are cropped thumbnails. Click on an image to expand. Roll over the image and click the arrows on the right to see the next image in the gallery.